PHT Morning Skate: Where Alex Kovalev wants to stage an NHL comeback


PHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happening and what we’ll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond.

North Dakota has ditched their controversial nickname and logo. (

Graham Hathway wonders if it would make sense for the Detroit Red Wings to trade Pavel Datsyuk. (Detroit Free Press)

2009 first-round pick Kyle Palmieri wrote a blog post about the start of training camp in Norfolk. (

Alex Kovalev is hoping to work his way back into the NHL when the lockout ends. (Calgary Sun)

Andrew Ladd has turned down the opportunity to play in the KHL. Instead, he’ll stay with his pregnant wife. (Winnipeg Sun)

A look at the AHL Toronto Marlies’ training camp. (TSN)